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AMCX ANR SG Wagon ex GCX

 

Class
AMCX
Item Type
Vehicle Transport
Parent System
ANR
Gauge
Standard
Description
Bogie 70’ double desk Vehicle Transport wagon
Year Of Manufacture
1953 (for car bodies), modified for cars 1973
Manufactured By
 
Previous Classification
GCX, GC (Commonwealth Railways)
Current Classification
 
Year Of Withdrawal
 
Named
 
Number Range
1327 to 1338, 1423 to 1428, 1528 to 1533
Tare
 
Capacity/Load
 
History In Service
ACommonwealth Railways wagon built in 1953 for the purpose of transporting vehicle bodies. They were converted in 1973 for bogie exchange and for the carrying of vehicles. They were recoded AMCX after Sept 1979
See Also
GCX, GC
Colour Schemes
CR red, CR Brown, ANR oxide red, AN green and gold.
Modelling Hints
 
Further Information
Modelling the railways of SA Convention 2-213
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